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Last updated: 18 September 2021
Datum:Samstag 20 Mai 1961
Flugzeugtyp:Silhouette image of generic SHAC model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Avro Shackleton MR.1A
Fluggesellschaft:Royal Air Force - RAF
Kennzeichen: WB818
Baujahr: 1951-08-01 (9 years 10 months)
Triebwerk: 4 Rolls-Royce Griffon 57
Besatzung:Todesopfer: 0 / Insassen:
Fluggäste:Todesopfer: 0 / Insassen:
Gesamt:Todesopfer: 0 / Insassen:
Sachschaden: Zerstört
Konsequenzen: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Unfallort:Gan/Seenu Airport (GAN) (   Malediven)
Flugphase: Taxi (TXI)
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The Shackleton suffered taxiing accident at Gan. It was ferried to Singapore-Seletar Airport where it was withdrawn from use.

» The Avro Shackleton / as compiled by Chris Ashworth


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